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Daybook

Wednesday, December 13

Block B – ICT 11/12

  • “Alpha Test” today
  • Mr. Powell will be checking in on your progress in 3 areas – design (document), programming, art

Block C – Animation

  • “The Robot” assignment
  • Anyone still working on the Magic Sword needs to finish that off and move on please

Block D – Video & Film

  • Short Film Production
  • Those with a completed storyboard/script can sign out a camera.
  • Several groups still could not write a satisfactory script. Please refer to the notes on story structure  – Why do we tell stories? (notes, no submission required)
Daybook

Tuesday, December 12

Block B – ICT 11/12

  • Work towards “Alpha Test” on Wednesday
  • Make sure all 3 areas of your game is making progress – design (document), programming, art

Block C – Animation

  • “Magic Sword” assignment
  • Model the sword, create a scene, add materials, ANIMATE!
  • Try to finish this off today
  • Start on “The Robot”

Block D – Video & Film

  • Short Film Production
  • Those with a completed storyboard/script can sign out a camera
  • Remember good composition (rule of thirds, variety of shot types, Spielberg shots etc.)
  • Refer to the production schedule and make sure you are on track!
Daybook

Monday, December 11

Block B – ICT 11/12

  • Work towards “Alpha Test” on Wednesday
  • Make sure all 3 areas of your game is making progress – design (document), programming, art

Block C – Animation

  • “Magic Sword” assignment
  • Model the sword, create a scene, add materials, ANIMATE!
  • Mr. Powell will review how to render your scene again

Block D – Video & Film

  • Short Film Production
  • Those with a completed storyboard/script can sign out a camera
  • Remember good composition (rule of thirds, variety of shot types, Spielberg shots etc.)
  • Refer to the production schedule and make sure you are on track!
Daybook

Friday, December 8

Block B – ICT 11/12

  • 20% time
  • Including today you have only 5 Fridays until the end of the semester, use your time wisely.

Block C – Animation

  • “Magic Sword” assignment
  • Model the sword, create a scene, add materials, ANIMATE!

Block D – Video & Film

  • Short Film Pre-Production (complete script/storyboard)
  • We will be filming next week